Consultant Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist
Capital & Coast DHB
Workplace Porirua- Child Adolescent Mental Health Service
Grading Specialist / Consultant
Commencement date Open
Hours per week 28
Application closing date Open
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Service: Child Adolescent Mental Health Service
Contract: Permanent part time (0.7 FTE)
About the role
We are seeking an experienced Child and Adolescent Consultant Psychiatrist to work as part of our Multi Disciplinary Team in Porirua. We are a dynamic and enthusiastic team who provide specialist assessment and treatment for infants, children, young people and their families when there is a mental health concern. We are dedicated to improving access for children and young people and working together with families; to achieve this we operate within a Choice and Partnership Approach. You will fit into a strong team culture of collaborative practice, openness, humour, and respect across disciplines.
Skills and Experience
This role is open to a psychiatrist who has skills and expertise in working with children/adolescents and their families, bi-cultural and multi-cultural work practices, multi-disciplinary team working, and community liaison.
The ideal applicant will have experience in the child and adolescent mental health community sector and a proven ability of working with a multi-disciplinary team.
You will hold a relevant qualification and be registered with the relevant professional registration body, and have an up-to-date annual practicing certificate
What's in it for you
Flexible work/life balance in a friendly and relaxed metropolitan location
Part-time options - ongoing position
Training and professional development opportunities
Generous and flexible annual leave entitlements
Indemnity Insurance provided
An attractive relocation package
About our organisation
Capital and Coast DHB (CCDHB) is located centrally in Wellington and has over 6,000 full-time equivalent staff, making us one of the major employers in the Wellington region. CCDHB operates two hospitals – Wellington Regional Hospital in Newtown and Kenepuru Hospital in Porirua – as well as the Kapiti Health Centre at Paraparaumu.
The Mental Health, Addiction and Intellectual Disability Service (MHAIDS) spans three DHBs - Wairarapa, Hutt Valley and Capital and Coast DHB’s and includes local, regional, and national services. The local MHAIDS services are provided from multiple sites within the 3DHB sub-region – greater Wellington, Hutt Valley and Wairarapa.
We promptly review all applications as they are received. If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply.
How to apply
Please complete an online CCDHB application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. You can also apply through our careers website: www.ccdhb.org.nz
Please note: For tracking and evaluation purposes, all applications must be submitted via our on-line process.
For further information on this role, email email@example.com and indicate the job title and vacancy number SMO58-21 in the subject line.
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